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  • Paul Robert Hannaby Jared R. Stallones

    Hoover Institution Press 2002; US$ 18.99

    Analyzing and ultimately placing in context Paul Hanna's vast contributions, this book provides a richly textured narrative of his life and his major role in twentieth-century American education and the development of modern American education. more...

  • Habermasby William Outhwaite

    Wiley 2013; US$ 26.95 US$ 23.36

    This new edition of a well-regarded book provides a concise and exceptionally clear introduction to Habermas's work, from his early writings on the public sphere, through his work on law and the state, to his more recent discussion of science, religion and contemporary Europe. Outhwaite examines all of Habermas's major works and steers a steady course... more...

  • Anecdotes and Afterthoughts: Literature as a Teacher?s Curriculumby Edward Podsiadlik III

    SensePublishers 2014; US$ 39.31

    This qualitative journey explores how literature informs and challenges my under¬standing of teaching and learning. Insights, questions, and conflicts are revealed through a series of essays in which my evolving teacher identity is illuminated through literature and imagination. Hopefully reading this portrayal of literature, which has been a source... more...

  • Grundlegende Bildung ohne Brücheby Diemut Kucharz; Thomas Irion; Bernd Reinhoffer

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2011; US$ 25.47


  • Teilhaben an Schuleby Thomas Rihm

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 39.99

    Teilhaben können meint hier nicht lediglich die vorbestimmte Teilnahme Lernender an schulischen Abläufen. Vielmehr geht es um die wirksame unmittelbare Einflussnahme der Beteiligten selbst auf die Verhältnisse ihrer Schule. Dies setzt voraus, den Lernenden Expertise für ihren Bildungsprozess zuzuerkennen und entsprechende Beteiligungsräume zu eröffnen... more...

  • Schul- und Unterrichtsreform durch ergebnisorientierte Steuerungby Albrecht Wacker; Uwe Maier; Jochen Wissinger

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2012; US$ 34.91

    In der vergangenen Dekade wurden im Rahmen neuer outputorientierter Steuerung zahlreiche Schul- und Unterrichtsreformen initiiert. Dazu gehören die Implementation von Bildungsstandards, deren flächendeckende Überprüfung durch Vergleichsarbeiten, die Einführung von zentralen Prüfungen, von interner Schulevaluation, Schulinspektion und Bildungsmonitoring... more...

  • Biographische Profile ostdeutscher Lehrkräfteby Helmut Fiedler

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2012; US$ 47.19

    Helmut Fiedler rekonstruiert Motive und Motivkonstellationen für die Wahl des Lehrerberufs von Ostdeutschen, die in einem (berufs-)biographischen Prozess zur Waldorfpädagogik und Anthroposophie gefunden haben und an Waldorfschulen unterrichten. Den Befragten gelang mit ihren biographischen Ressourcen ein erfolgreicher biographischer Übergang nach 1989/90.... more...

  • Lyotardby Pradeep Dhillon; Paul Standish

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 54.95

    Following Lyotard's death in 1998, this book provides an exploration of the recurrent theme of education in his work. It brings to a wider audience the significance of a body of thought about education that is subtle, profound and still largely unexplored. This book also makes an important contribution to contemporary debates on postmoderism and education. more...

  • Philosophy of Education: Major Themes in the Analyticby Paul Hirst; Patricia White

    Routledge 1998; US$ 920.00

    This comprehensive work represents the major ideas and arguments which have come to characterise the philosophy of education and includes work from the perspectives of marxism, phenomenology, feminist theory and critical theory, among others. more...

  • Durkheim and Modern Educationby W.S.F. Pickering; Geoffrey Walford

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 54.95

    This volume explores Durkheim's place in modern educational thought at three different levels: * Durkheim's ideas on education are analyzed and placed in the context of modern society * current educational issues are explored using a Durkheimian framework * Durkheim's thought is related to that of modern educational theorists to reveal his enduring... more...